How to Knit the Decrease Bind Off

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the decrease bind off. This decorative bind off is great for pocket edges and other places you want a more stylish finish.

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Left Handed

Skill: Easy


Step 1: Knit two together through the back loop (k2tog tbl).

Step 2: Slip the stitch on your working needle back on to your main needle.

Repeat steps 1 – 2 until you have cast on the number of stitches required by your pattern.

After a few repeats your cast on should look like this:

Example of the Decrease Bind Off

Example of the Decrease Bind Off

music in video is from demo 2008 by (Latch\xe9 Swing) / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

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